Behind the Badge Charities is teaming up to present the Second Annual Boots & Badges Gala. The event is scheduled for 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. Friday, May 18 at the Stafford Centre, 10505 Cash Rd., Stafford.Polish your tin star and dust off your boots for a grand time in the Old West. The evening will feature a barbecue dinner and music provided by The Russell Ray Band. For information on tickets or sponsorships, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or call Jennifer Williams at 281-217-3092. Pictured are Charity President Robert Williams, Nick Landoski, Mike Shaw, and Charity Vice President Marshall Whichard. The annual gala benefits all emergency responders in Fort Bend County.